Let's read the Bible
March 12, 2021
The book of Acts is our next week’s reading. Luke wrote the gospel of Luke and Acts. Luke ended with Jesus appearing to people after His resurrection. Acts begins with Jesus appearing to His apostles and instructing them to wait in Jerusalem for baptism of the Holy Spirit. Knowledge of Old Testament history helps us understand the timeline of events around Jesus’ death, resurrection, and the beginnings of His church.
Jesus was crucified at the time of the Passover feast observed from the time of Moses. Pentecost was another ancient feast observed fifty days after Passover. In Acts 2, th...